1. [ adjective ] ascending to a level markedly higher than the usual

"soaring prices"

Related terms: high
2. [ adjective ] of imposing height; especially standing out above others
Synonyms: lofty towering eminent

"an eminent peak" "lofty mountains" "the soaring spires of the cathedral" "towering icebergs"

Related terms: high
3. [ adjective ] moving to great heights with little apparent effort

"a soaring eagle"

Related terms: moving
4. [ noun ] (transportation) the activity of flying a glider
Synonyms: gliding sailplaning sailing glide
Related terms: flight hang_gliding parasailing hang_glide glide
Similar spelling:   souring